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Black and Blue: Inside the Divide between the Police and Black America

Black and Blue Inside the Divide between the Police and Black America The recent killings in Dallas Baton Rouge Ferguson and elsewhere are just the latest examples of the longstanding rift between law enforcement and people of color In this revealing journey to the h

  • Title: Black and Blue: Inside the Divide between the Police and Black America
  • Author: Jeff Pegues
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 260
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • The recent killings in Dallas, Baton Rouge, Ferguson, and elsewhere are just the latest examples of the longstanding rift between law enforcement and people of color In this revealing journey to the heart of a growing crisis, CBS News Justice and Homeland Security Correspondent Jeff Pegues provides unbiased facts, statistics, and perspectives from both sides of the communThe recent killings in Dallas, Baton Rouge, Ferguson, and elsewhere are just the latest examples of the longstanding rift between law enforcement and people of color In this revealing journey to the heart of a growing crisis, CBS News Justice and Homeland Security Correspondent Jeff Pegues provides unbiased facts, statistics, and perspectives from both sides of the community police divide Pegues has rare access to top law enforcement officials throughout the country, including FBI Director James Comey and police chiefs in major cities He has also interviewed police union leaders, community activists, and others at the heart of this crisis people on both sides who are trying to push American law enforcement in a new direction How do police officers perceive the people of color who live in high crime areas How are they viewed by the communities that they police Pegues explores these questions and through interviews not only with police chiefs, but also officers on the ground, both black and white In addition, he goes to the front lines of the debate as crime spikes in some of the nation s major cities What he found will surprise you as police give a candid look at how their jobs have changed and become dangerous.Turning to possible solutions, the author summarizes the best recommendations from police chiefs, politicians, and activists Readers will not only be informed but learn what they can do about tensions with police in their communities.From the Hardcover edition.

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    1. I was excited to read this and eagerly awaited its arrival in the mail. I was tired the first night I picked it up and only read the preface, which made me even more eager to read the rest of the book. I was looking forward to reading this because this issue (of militarization and systematic racism of police agencies) is so frightening, prevalent, heinous, unjust, divisive and destructive. I wanted to read what someone in the know had to say about it. Jeff Pegues is a justice and homeland securi [...]

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